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Pre-Teenage Kicks

Belfast is awash with exciting up-and-coming music talents but often these acts aren’t accessible to younger music lovers. With Pre-Teenage Kicks kids get to experience all the excitement of a live music show in an event specifically designed for them. Our next show which is part of the Young at Art Festival features headliners The Wonder Villains bringing their Derry […]

Mini Midweek Magic Club

Due to demand we’re doing two shows this year. There will be a show at 4pm and 6pm and both shows will be 90m long Four expert magicians will thrill you with their skills on the stage, as well as showing you some close up tricks from the comfort of your own chair. NB. Midweek Magic Club is based on […]

History of Illusion – A Faculty Lecture

The world of Magic performance and Illusion dates back thousands of years. it’s evolution is a fascinating tale of mystery and mischief, Gods and Kings, con men and conjurors and even Life and Death. This is an engaging lecture which is part of the first ever Northern Ireland Science Festival in which Professional Magician Caolan Mc Bride will introduce you […]

Real Sketchy

Since November 2012 Seedhead Arts has been running and developing Real Sketchy, a open live sketching event taking place in a bar environment. Over the year it’s developed from something that was largely populated by artists to being somewhere that anyone can have a wee sketch and have a laugh over a few pints. We scan all the sketches and […]

Small Business Santa 2014 6th December 2014

Right guys it’s Small Business Saturday so we’ve got our Small Business Santa Blog. As a small business we’re all about trying to support some small businesses and this year we’ve been making a deliberate effort to spend less money in big corporations and more in local business. Among the many joys that this has given us it has lead […]

Ten Thousand to One – Pointless 21st November 2014

This morning I got onto an argument on twitter with a young lady who was suggesting that in the current climate she didn’t believe in funding the arts. An 11-15% cut isn’t enough for her obviously, she wants to stop funding the arts altogether… cause y’know, the health service and that. To be fair I kind of lost the rag […]

Stand up for your Rights needs you 20th November 2014

As part the Northern Ireland Human Rights Festival, we are looking to recruit 8 activists who would be willing to undertake a two and half day stand-up comedy workshop to perform at a human rights themed comedy show, Stand Up for Rights, on Friday 12 December 2014 at the Sunflower Bar: If you would be interested in taking part, the […]

Come on Arlene! 12th October 2014

Here’s Adam’s letter to Arlene Foster about the recent NITB Events Fund cut. Props to Stan Ferguson for the Come on Arlene gag. Dear Minister, I am writing to express my deep concern about the recent axing of the Northern Ireland Events Fund. As a freelance event professional my work with organisations such as Culture Night Belfast, Cathedral Quarter Arts […]

‘Endlessly Dumbing Down’ 5th September 2014

On Arts Extra last night  about 15 min in someone called Fionuala Meridith, when talking about Belfast Festival at Queens, said this… ‘We’re talking about so called high arts, high culture… the tendency locally and politically is to place the emphasis on social inclusion, accessibility, relevance, mass appeal – that’s all fine but I do think they’re right to try […]

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